Sam Bambino - Canadian Nuclear Association

Sam Bambino

Sam Bambino

Vice President, Nuclear Operations
Aecon Energy, a division of Aecon Construction Group Inc.

Sam is the Vice President of Aecon Nuclear. In his role, he is responsible for all operation regarding the Nuclear Business unit which include the safety, strategic direction, financial performance, project execution performance, new & emerging markets and customer relationship management.

With more than 20 years of diverse experience with 12 years being nuclear. Sam has proven abilities and a deep understanding of the diversity and complexity of the nuclear business in Canada and around the globe. Prior to joining Aecon, Sam has held progressively responsible positions in manufacturing and supervision. Sam’s experience spans large and complex negotiations, business strategy and project execution.

Sam is a Professional Engineer in the province of Ontario graduating from the University of Western Ontario with degrees in both engineering and economics. He is currently serving as a EPSCA Board of Director member and has held board positions with other construction associations.

Sam’s vision is to have strategic partnerships between suppliers, academia, Canadian utilities for the development of skilled resources, services and products which would allow the successful completion of the Ontario CANDU refurbishments and leap Canada to the forefront of nuclear construction.